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How to buy Blucora (BCOR) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Blucora stocks.

Blucora is an asset management business based in the US. Blucora stocks (BCOR.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $16.54 – a decrease of 4.45% over the previous week. Blucora employs 846 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $862 million.

How to buy shares in Blucora

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  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – BCOR – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Blucora stock price (NASDAQ:BCOR)

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Blucora shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-24.
Latest market close$15.69
52-week range$14.21 - $18.83
50-day moving average $17.16
200-day moving average $16.55
Wall St. target price$23.67
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.40

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Is it a good time to buy Blucora stock?

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Blucora price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $15.69 from 2022-01-25

1 week (2022-01-19) -4.45%
1 month (2021-12-23) -10.19%
3 months (2021-10-26) -5.65%
6 months (2021-07-26) -5.31%
1 year (2021-01-26) -8.14%
2 years (2020-01-24) -31.75%
3 years (2019-01-25) 29.66
5 years (2017-01-26) 2.89%

Is Blucora under- or over-valued?

Valuing Blucora stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Blucora's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Blucora's PEG ratio

Blucora's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.6389. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Blucora's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Blucora's EBITDA

Blucora's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $115.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Blucora's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Blucora financials

Revenue TTM $862 million
Operating margin TTM 9.05%
Gross profit TTM $356.7 million
Return on assets TTM 4.5%
Return on equity TTM -5.36%
Profit margin -2.23%
Book value $7.37
Market capitalisation $782.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Blucora share dividends

We're not expecting Blucora to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Blucora's shares ever split?

Blucora's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 12 September 2002. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Blucora shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Blucora shares which in turn could have impacted Blucora's share price.

Blucora share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Blucora's shares have ranged in value from as little as $14.21 up to $18.83. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BCOR.US volatility(beta: 1.68)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Blucora's is 1.6822. This would suggest that Blucora's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Blucora overview

Blucora, Inc. provides technology-enabled financial solutions to consumers, small business owners, tax professionals, financial advisors, and certified public accounting firms in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Wealth Management and Tax Preparation. The Wealth Management segment offers an integrated platform of brokerage, investment advisory, and insurance services to financial advisors. The Tax Preparation segment provides digital do-it-yourself tax preparation solutions through TaxAct. com; and ancillary services, including refund payment transfer, audit defense, stored value cards, retirement plan services, and e-filing services. This segment also offers professional tax preparer software that allows professional tax preparers to prepare and file individual and business returns.

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